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Recipe Vada/garelu - a south indian lentil doughnut

Vada/garelu - a south indian lentil doughnut

Other Very Easy 20 min 35 min
Ingredients: 2 cups Urad dal/black gram 2 tablespoons raw Rice 1 tablespoon Chana dal 1 Onion, peeled and fienly chopped 1 tablespoon Jeera/cumin seeds 6-9 fresh ...
Recipe Tuver ni dal dhokli (wheat flat bread strips in lentil soup)

Tuver ni dal dhokli (wheat flat bread strips in lentil soup)

(2 votes)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: For Dal: 1 C Tuver daal, (toor daal, yellow split lentils) 2 Tomatoes, Chopped 1 Tbsp groundnuts Some Cashewnut 1 tsp Sesame Seeds 1 tsp Turmeric pow...
Recipe Lentil soup/sabut masoor ki dal

Lentil soup/sabut masoor ki dal

(1 vote), (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 25 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1 cup round lentils 1 tea bag 1 tablespoon of Kasoori methi ½ teaspoon baking soda 3 cups water to pressure cook lentils Salt to taste 1 tablespoon o...
Recipe Urad dal vada/ ulunthu vadai( crispy savory lentil donut)

Urad dal vada/ ulunthu vadai( crispy savory lentil donut)

(1 vote), (1)
Appetizer Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: Urad dal/ Ulunthu paruppu/ Black gram-1 cup Fine Rava( cream of wheat)-1 teaspoon Whole black pepper-1 teaspoon Green chilly thinly sliced-2 Salt to ...
Recipe Asoka halwa/ ashoka halwa/ the south indian moong ka halwa

Asoka halwa/ ashoka halwa/ the south indian moong ka halwa

(6 votes), (1) , (3)
Other Very Easy 30 min 20 min
Ingredients: Yellow split lentil - 1 cup Sugar - 2 to 2.5 cups Ghee - 1 cup Whole wheat flour - 0.5 cup All purpose flour - 0.5 cup Milk - 1 tbsp Red food colorin...
Pakora: Savoury Indian Snacks for All Times

Pakora: Savoury Indian Snacks for All Times

(1 vote)

The pakora is one of the most popular Indian snacks. It has been perfected in north India, where it is a popular breakfast dish and a quick snack as well.

Recipe Dosa - a south indian crepe with instant tomato chutney

Dosa - a south indian crepe with instant tomato chutney

(2 votes), (2)
Starter Very Easy 20 min 7 min
Ingredients: 1 cup Urad dal/black lentils 2 cups Rice/chawal 1/2 tbsp Methi seeds Water Salt Oil Dosa...
Recipe Arisi paruppu sadham( spiced rice and lentils)

Arisi paruppu sadham( spiced rice and lentils)

(1 vote), (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 30 min 10 min
Ingredients: Raw rice-2 cup Toor dal-1/2 cup Moong dal-1/2 cup Onion small chopped-1 Tomato small chopped-1 Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon Salt to taste Ghee-1/4 cu...
Recipe Gol gappe - indian cooking challenge, may' 2010

Gol gappe - indian cooking challenge, may' 2010

(2 votes), (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: For making Gol Gappe: Sooji / Semolina: 1/2 cup Maida / Plain Refined Flour: 1/2 tablespoon Cooking Soda: 1/2 teaspoon Salt to taste Oil for frying F...
Recipe Ven pongal- south indian festive rice!

Ven pongal- south indian festive rice!

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1 cup rice 1/2 cup moong dal (yellow lentils) 1 teaspoon cumin seeds 1 teaspoon whole black pepper seeds -1/2 teaspoon grated ginger dash of asafoet...
Recipe Sambar ( indian dhal curry)

Sambar ( indian dhal curry)

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 20 min
Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup yellow dhal/lentils 1 radish (300 g - remove skin and cut into chunks) 8 small shallots (remove skin) 6 cloves garlic (remove skin and crus...
Recipe Pappu charu (andhra style dal/lentil medley)

Pappu charu (andhra style dal/lentil medley)

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 40 min
Ingredients: Tuar dal/kandi pappu – 1 cup Water – 2 cups. Tamarind- a small lemon sized ball Tomatoes – 2 medium sized Turmeric – 1/4 spoon Hing: one pinch Sugar ...
Recipe Green beans and lentil crumble

Green beans and lentil crumble

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1 pound fresh green beans, finely sliced 1/4 teaspoon turmeric 1 teaspoon salt The Crumble: 2 cups toor dhal (yellow split lentil) 3 red dry chilies...
Recipe Thalicha adai/ adai dosa( mixed lentils and rice crispy crepes)

Thalicha adai/ adai dosa( mixed lentils and rice crispy crepes)

Other Very Easy 10 min 10 min
Ingredients: Idly Rice or Ponni Rice - 2 Cups Bengal gram/ Kadalai Paruppu - 1/2 cup Toordal/ Thoovaram Paruppu - 1/2 cup Urad dal - 3 tablespoons Garlic cloves -...
Recipe Urad dal laddu / sunnundalu [white lentil sweet balls]

Urad dal laddu / sunnundalu [white lentil sweet balls]

Appetizer Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: Dhuli Urad Daal (black skin removed)- 1 cup Jaggery - 1 cup or less (powdered) Ghee (Clarified butter oil) - 3-4 tablespoons or more Nuts and Raisins...
Recipe Tomato dal tadka

Tomato dal tadka

Main Dish Very Easy 16 min 44 min
Ingredients: For Dal: 1/2 cup masoor dal ( red lentils ) 1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon oil 2 cups water For Tadka: 2 teaspoon oil 1 teaspoon mustard s...
Recipe Mixed dal, tandoori roti & punjabi chicken masala

Mixed dal, tandoori roti & punjabi chicken masala

Main Dish Easy 40 min 55 min
Ingredients: 1)Mixed Dal: ½ cup masoor dal ( red lentils ) ½ cup tur dal ( yellowsplit lentls ) ½ cup moong dal ( split moong beans ) 2 medium onions, chopped 4 to...
Recipe Indian inspired carrots and lentil soup

Indian inspired carrots and lentil soup

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1/2 cup red lentils, washed and drained 1 cup sweet carrots 1/2 medium onion, diced 1 clove of garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder 1 teaspoon...
Recipe Pani puri / gol gappe - indian cooking challenge

Pani puri / gol gappe - indian cooking challenge

Other Very Easy 20 min 35 min
Ingredients: For making Gol Gappe: Semolina 1/2 cup Plain Refined Flour/ All Purpose flour 1/2 tablespoons. Cooking Soda 1/2 teaspoon Salt to taste Oil for Frying ...
Recipe Beans usili( green beans and lentils fry)

Beans usili( green beans and lentils fry)

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 40 min
Ingredients: Beans (finely chopped)-250 g Onion small( sliced)-1 Red chilly powder/Paprika powder-1 teaspoon Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon Hing/Asafetida-pinch Sal...
Recipe Uttaranchali Massor dal (Lentil broth as made in Uttaranchal, India)

Uttaranchali Massor dal (Lentil broth as made in Uttaranchal , India)

Uttaranchali Masoor Dal I was going through the stats of my blog when I realized that one of the readers was interested in knowing how masoor dal is made in Kumaon, Uttaranchal. Thus I thought of blogging the recipe for cooking my humble masoor da
Recipe Puran Poli - Indian Flatbread with a stuffing of lentil cooked with Jaggery.

Puran Poli - Indian Flatbread with a stuffing of lentil cooked with Jaggery.

I love Puran Poli and made these for Gudi Padwa. These are made for special days and mostly for festivals. Gudi Padwa is the festival of Maharashtra which is celebrated to ring in the Hindu new year. Now in Karnataka and Andhra
Recipe Plain Dosa / Indian Lentil Crepes

Plain Dosa / Indian Lentil Crepes

No matter how many times you eat a dosa, you can never get over it. Dosa was always my favorite breakfast and i guess it will remain the same. Especially when you have any spicy chutney to go with on the side. There is nothing like having a dosa to bright
Recipe Masala Vadai (Fried Spicy Lentil Fritter)

Masala Vadai (Fried Spicy Lentil Fritter)

This South Indian fried snack is popular in India and Sri Lanka. It is mainly made with Channa Dal (Lentils) and chilies. Once you start eating these delicious savory fritters, you may not be able to stop. The first step to making your Masala
Recipe Madras Sambal - Indian Lentil, Potato and Green Bean Recipe

Madras Sambal - Indian Lentil, Potato and Green Bean Recipe

This was very tasty. It was my first time making (and eating) this so I m not sure if the dish was supposed to be as dry as it turned out. I served it with plain yogurt and it turned out to be a perfect (and easy) condiment. It called for curry leaves and



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